• Suspect in custody after eight killed in MS shootings

    Suspect in custody after eight killed in MS shootings

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    Two of the targeted homes were in Brookhaven, while the third incident occurred in Bogue Chitto. The Clarion-Ledger reports that Godbolt's murder spree started late Saturday night when a sheriff's deputy responded to a homeowner who wanted Godbolt removed from their property.
  • Korean leader observes test of anti-air guided weapon system

    Korean leader observes test of anti-air guided weapon system

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    Kim also emphasized that the communist nation should also pursue the development of a "next generation" anti-aircraft guided weapon system, according to the KCNA. Pyongyang has been under mounting worldwide pressure over its missile and military nuclear programs. The new reported test comes after heightened tensions in the Korean peninsula, and follows worldwide condemnation of several banned ballistic missile tests the isolated nation has carried out so far this year.
  • Germany's Angela Merkel racks up another come-from-behind victory

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    Exit polls for ARD and ZDF public television Sunday showed Merkel's Christian Democrats beating the Social Democrats by 34.5 percent to 30.5 percent. The Left Party, meanwhile, failed to clear the 5-percent threshold to enter the state parliament, with results showing the party at 4.9%. "We achieved both, I thank everyone for their commitment during the last days", said the CDU's victor, Armin Laschet.
  • UK Terror Threat Level Reduced from 'Critical' to 'Severe', May Says

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    Security remained high at major events across Britain on Sunday, including the Great Manchester Run road race, where police armed with submachine guns protected participants and spectators. Many were children, including an 8-year-old girl. "The compassion, kindness, love, strength and oneness that you've shown one another this past week is the exact opposite of the heinous intentions it must take to pull of something as evil as what happened Monday", the statement said.
  • Two more arrests in Manchester attack investigation

    Two more arrests in Manchester attack investigation

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    The straps of a knapsack are visible on his shoulders. Police say they think Abedi assembled his bomb at a rented apartment in central Manchester that was raided by officers Wednesday. Prince William will lead the tributes, laying a wreath alongside Manchester Mayor Andy Burnham on the field before the kickoff. The force said in a statement: "We immediately established full command and control of the incident and within an hour of the attack taking place a specialist counter terrorism ...
  • United Kingdom police hunt Manchester bomber's network, angered by U.S. leaks

    United Kingdom police hunt Manchester bomber's network, angered by U.S. leaks

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    Counter-terrorism experts are investigating whether Abedi was in touch with German radical Islamic groups in the state of North Rhine-Westphalia, where Düsseldorf is located, Focus reported . The disclosure of potential evidence "undermines our investigations and the confidence of victims, witnesses, and their families", it added. Officers also raided a property in the Moss Side area of the city early Thursday and carried out a controlled explosion.
  • Anti-India protests hit Kashmir after top rebel is killed

    Anti-India protests hit Kashmir after top rebel is killed

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    Traders shuttered shops and businesses across the Kashmir Valley , including in the region's main city of Srinagar . Clashes between rock-throwing protesters and government forces erupted in different places in the area, with police and paramilitary soldiers firing shotgun pellets and tear gas to stop the protests.
  • Donald Trump to make final decision on Paris climate deal next week

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    Donald Trump continued to distance himself from fellow leaders over climate change at the Group of Seven summit, and said he'll determine next week whether to pull the USA out of the Paris climate agreement. Trump has repeatedly called global warming a hoax, while he pledged on the campaign trail to cancel the Paris "bad deal". "I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week!" he tweeted on the final day of a Group of Seven (G7) summit in Italy at which he refused to bow to ...
  • Saudi Claim to Lead Muslims Gets a Trump Boost

    Saudi Claim to Lead Muslims Gets a Trump Boost

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    Trade was a big topic, with Cohn saying the United States' guiding principle will be "we will treat you the way you treat us", suggesting that retaliatory tariffs could be imposed. "With US support, the Saudis want to establish a new military alliance in the region, which some media call the 'Arab NATO.' Its members will be more sensitive toward Trump's anti-Iran statements than the more cautious European NATO members".